Seven Fallen Feathers
Racism, Death, and Hard Truths in A Northern CityBook - 2017
From Library Staff
Using a sweeping narrative focusing on the lives of murdered Indigenous students, award-winning author Tanya Talaga delves into the history of Thunder Bay that has come to manifest Canada’s long struggle with human rights violations against Indigenous communities.
Over the span of ten years, seven high school students died in Thunder Bay, Ontario. The seven were hundreds of miles away from their families, forced to leave their reserve because there was no high school there for them to attend. Award-winning journalist Tanya Talaga delves into the history of... Read More »